Calvert Names New Head of Equities

August 26, 2008 ( - Calvert announced it has hired Natalie Trunow as Senior Vice President and head of Equities.

In her new role, Trunow will lead, manage, and proactively evaluate and monitor the investment performance, risk/reward, and attribution analysis of Calvert’s equities, balanced, and asset allocation products. She will also lead the firm in equities new product development and implementation.

According to the announcement, Trunow has more than 20 years of experience in global financial markets. Most recently she was Portfolio Manager in the global markets group at General Motors Asset Management.

Calvert also said that on July 1, 2008, Daniel Bénéat joined Calvert as an equities Portfolio Manager. He and Paul Hilton, Portfolio Manager and Director of advanced equities research, co-manage the Calvert Global Sustainability Strategy, a new privately managed account.

Before joining Calvert, Bénéat was President and Portfolio Manager of Worldeye Capital Inc., a globally diversified long/short equity strategy firm.